You work hard to make sure your facility is as safe as possible. However, the combination of heavy equipment and strenuous exercise can sometimes lead to accidents that could put your club at risk of legal trouble. It's crucial your club's waiver is as effective as possible.
Former President of the Sport and Recreation Law Association and Emeritus Professor of Sport Management at Georgia Southern University Doyice Cotten has spent years gaining expertise in waivers, fitness contracts, and other aspects of recreation law. Currently, Cotten manages Sports Risk Consulting, writes articles for his website Sportwaiver.com, and works to keep his book, Waivers & Releases of Liability, 9th edition, up to date.